Transnational Stardom

International Celebrity in Film and Popular Culture

  • Editors
  • Russell Meeuf
  • Raphael Raphael

Part of the Global Cinema book series (GLOBALCINE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    1. Russell Meeuf, Raphael Raphael
      Pages 1-16
  3. Discussing Transnational Stardom

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Mary Beltran, Corey Creekmur, Sangita Gopal, Raphael Raphael
      Pages 19-28
  4. Hollywood Stars, Transnational Contexts

  5. Gender and Mobile “European” Identities: ’60s and ’70s Francophone Stars

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Mark Gallagher
      Pages 77-94
  6. Kinetic Bodies, Labor, and the Action Cinema

  7. Transnational Film Stars, Transnational Media

  8. Popular Music Stars and Transnational Identities

  9. Back Matter
    Pages 277-293

About this book


Combining a diverse range of case studies with discussion between leading scholars in star studies and transnational cinema, this book analyzes stars as sites of cross-cultural contestation and the essays in this collection explore how the plasticity of stars helps disparate peoples manage the shifting ideologies of a transnational world.


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